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BCA, Pope County Sheriff Investigate Death of Man in Gilchrist Township

Created: 08/14/2014 8:44 AM KSTP.com
By: Jennie Olson

An investigation is underway in Pope County after a man was reportedly shot inside a home in Gilchrist Township on Wednesday night.

The Pope County Sheriff’s Office was called to the home around 11:24 p.m. on a report of a shooting. When they arrived, they found a distraught woman outside the home and a dead man inside the home.

The Pope County Sheriff’s Office and Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension are investigating the incident. They believe both the woman and the man lived at the home.

At this point, investigators don’t believe the public is at risk.

The man has not yet been identified.

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